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Sep 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
the democratic convention before it's even started. >>> plus who stole a secret service truck in detroit over the weekend. what that means for the vice president's visit to detroit today. >>> time 7:14. new zealand withdrawing soldiers from afghanistan earlier than expected. new zealand's prime minister said all soldiers will be out by the end of april, five months ahead of schedule. ten soldiers have been killed in afghanistan. all foreign troops expected to be out of afghanistan by the end of 2014. >>> it is 7:15. democrats are gathering in charlotte, north carolina this week for their national convention. sandra endo is in charlotte where the big question facing democrats as they push for president obama's reelection. good morning, sandra. >> reporter: good morning, tori. that's right. the whole question is are you better? and that's something the democrats will be responding to during their convention; but democrats are starting the week off with festivities. they are celebrating labor day. and tomorrow is when they get down to party business. the stage is set, and democrats are gatherin
Sep 3, 2012 4:30am EDT
at a rally in detroit. we have more. >> it is time to move forward. that is the choice in this election. >> this week it is the democrats' turn to rally support behind president obama and his bid for a second term. >> the stage is set in charlotte with democrats filling their national convention the most open convention in history. democrats are using star power to get their message across all week including appearances by actors eva longoria james taylor mary j. blige. michelle obama and former president bill clinton will speak leading up to a large celebration thursday inside bank of america stadium. hundreds protested the program sunday. obama continues to criticize his republican opponents' convention speech. >> give romney knows that secrets to creating jobs and growing the economy. nobody bothered to tell us what they were. >> this president cannot tell us you are better off today than when you took office. >> a new poll shows the race a dead heat and another taken after the republican convention showed romney with a slight lead now shows they are tied with two
Sep 16, 2012 7:30am PDT
for the sacramento forty-niners san francisco forty-niners. >>> beef it up security for the game against the detroit lions allow them to stay on top of the crowd as they look for any criminal activities. officers of the on the lookout also for ticket scalpers a lockout of players the national hockey league is in effect and could have a serious impact on businesses in the south bay. the sharks play in san jose it's a big moneymaker for a lot of businesses in the area but other sharks and other nhl teams locked out after owners and players failed to reach contract by the owners' deadline they say the lead is not thinking about everyone else. >>> the people writing up and down the street in their cars to get people to and from the game are losing out that business and i think those of the kind of things to these millionaires don't think of. >>> the shark tank holds a 17,000 fans and on game nights many come downtown early and stay late and join the restaurant and bar is they're hoping to avoid a season chilly lockout like we saw back in 2004. >>> the film maker behind the anti islamic fell that spar
Sep 3, 2012 5:00am EDT
to anne arundel county. >> joe biden ahead of the stop in detroit a u-haul truck with equipment has been stolen. >> the skies got dark all of a sudden and it was like some drizzle to pouring down. >> it happened again. for the fourth time this summer a northwest d.c. neighborhood was left under water. storms flooded a metro station. "good morning, washington" at 5:00 a.m. begins right now. captioned by the national captioning institute >> good labor day morning, monday september 3. >> good morning to you. we want to start with a busy night for metro workers and residents. crews were pumping flood water out of the shaw howard university metro. officials hope to have it reopened this morning. storm watch begins with skwrpb gonzalez live outside that station in northwest. >> the flood came and my car flooded. >> residents are once again flooded out. cars were under water overnight and basements are a sloppy muddy mess with storm and sewer backups. >> the manholes are about a foot and a half off the ground. >> this is the fourth time this summer it happe
Sep 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
bailout. >> he was willing to let detroit go bankrupt. i think he saw it the bain way. i mean this sincerely. he saw it in terms of balance sheets and write offs. folks, the bain way may bring your firm the highest profits, but it's not the way to lead our country from the highest office. >> to help us separate fact from fiction is the "the washington post" fact checker. good to see you. good morning. as we did last week with mitt romney's speech we want to remind everybody you don't assign -- joe biden said mitt romney was willing to let detroit go bankrupt. >> there was a headline on an opinion article that romney wrote that used the word bankruptcy let detroit go bankrupt but he was talking about a managed bankruptcy, essentially what the obama administrations ended up doing. however most experts do say that if managed bankruptcy had been tried at the time romney suggested it, it probably wouldn't have worked. >> the vice president attacked mitt romney's tax plan. let me play that. >> governor romney believes it's okay to raise taxes on middle class by $2,000 in order to pa
Sep 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. 800 jobs were being lost a month. the housing market was in shambles. detroit was on the road to ruin. when president obama stepped into office, and he pulled our economy back from the brink. today there is only one person with the plan to return this country to prosperity, president barack obama. we are committed to his reelection. we are here at in charlotte to make sure president obama returns to the white house. we are here in charlotte to take back of the house of representatives and elect a stronger majority in the senate. we are here in charlotte to say with one voice that we will never stop fighting for the middle class. across the country, millions of working families know that we cannot go back to the failed republican economic policies of the past. we have to move forward. we know the democratic party is the oldest political party in the world but also the world's most forward looking. ours is the party of inclusion. the party of understanding. a party that believes this nation at drawls its strength from diversity. it values from is a middle- class. we believe that regardl
Sep 4, 2012 4:00am PDT
to be made. >> 125,000 people are still without power. later we'll talk with mitch landrieu. >>> the detroit police looking for the man in this surveillance photo, considered a person of interest in connection with the theft of vice president joe biden's uhaul. it was stolen sunday near a detroit hotel and since been recovered. it contained portable metal detectors for biden's labor day speech yesterday. today is the day despite warnings from the pentagon, the book "no easy day." a s.e.a.l.'s act of the raid of osama bin laden will hit store shelves. release date was moved up from september 11th and the pentagon already worried about loose lips threatened legal action against the author. they say he violated an agreement not to divulge military secret. to say nothing of the code of the s.e.a.l.s to keep their mission secret. >> but it's the violation part that's going to get him in serious legal trouble i'm sure. this year many of the rising stars in the democratic side aren'tn capitol hill, they are from city hall. more than a half dozen mayors scheduled to speak in charlotte. and one is ph
Sep 10, 2012 2:00am PDT
in to cnn. local reports out of the detroit area say an officer has been shot and killed in a standoff with a gunman who was barricaded in the detroit suburb of west bloomfield township. we're being told by our detroit affiliate that police have closed off roads in the area. we have no other details available right now. we are monitoring the situation and will bring you updates throughout the morning. >>> sad news on the campaign trail. a veteran police officer who was part of the security detail escorting president obama's motorcade, he has died after a tragic accident. >> at approximately 4:40 p.m. today, officer bruce saint laurent was involved in a motor vehicle accident during the presidential motorcade. officer saint laurent was transferred to st. mary's hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. officer saint laurent was a 20-year veteran of the jupiter police department, 18 years as a motor officer and his family has been notified. >> a pickup truck hit officer bruce saint laurent's motorcycle on i-95 in west palm beach. president obama says his thoughts and prayers are
Sep 1, 2012 7:00am PDT
that's really big in ohio is this auto rescue. and mitt romney said let detroit go bankrupt. barack obama said we're not going to let this iconic industry die, we're going to save it. and consequently, ohio's economy is benefiting, and the people of ohio recognize that. >> we heard a lot from the republicans in tampa this weekend, laying out their platform. we'll hear the democrats' platform in full next week, but we did get a peek last month from newark's mayor, cory booker, co-chairing the democrats' platform committee. i want you to listen to this. >> we now must stand as democrats, we must stand for the middle class and expanding opportunity for all americans. we must stand for equality and inclusion. and whether you are a single mother here in detroit, whether you are a gay man in san francisco, whether you are a blue collar worker in newark, new jersey, this is the party for you, and we must stand for your rights and for your values and your american dream, too. >> a bit of a look at the platform there, platform that you say is starkly different from the gop. what would you sa
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Sep 4, 2012 11:30pm PDT
? a person who says if four words let detroit go bankrupt or a president who had another four words, not on my watch. >> we're back live tonight with democratic national convention opening. this is republicans blasting the president or out of control debt. here is paul ryan in an iowa rally today. >> we just heard about an hour ago that our government eclipsed $16 trillion mark in our national debt. this is a serious threat to our economy. of all the broken promises from president obama, this is probably the worst one. because this debt is threatening jobs today, it's threatening prosperity today, and it's guaranteeing that our children and grandchildren get a diminished future. we have a debt clock at the convention last week. i don't see the debt clock this week. the problem is no leadership on this issue. the senate hasn't passed a budget in three years. we have a very clear choice ahead of us. are we going to stick to the same path, a nation in debt and doubt and in decline are going to let mitt romney get this thing turned around, cut spending, balance the budget and create job
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Sep 10, 2012 4:00pm PDT
bloomfield michigan right outside of detroit. you can see a giant hole in the side of the house. cops this morning used heavily machinery to tear through the exterior in an effort to get that suspect out of there. police say this all started last night when this officer patrick arorck is his name married father of four with a family responded to a 911 call about a man who tried to kill himself. when that officer and others climbed stairs to the second floor, the suspect fired through his bedroom door and a wall and killed officer arourke. there was a standoff then a reporter for our fox affiliate in detroit heard dozens of rounds going off near the house. hear listen. [gunfire] >> shepard: police confirm the gunman suspected of shooting and killing their fellow officer is now dead. the suspect was the head of a financial company that's in trouble with regulators. his wife also recently served him with divorce papers. lawmakers are taking off from their or i should say taking time off from their re-election campaign to actually do some work on behalf of all of us. but don't expect much
Sep 3, 2012 3:00am PDT
and implode, let detroit go bankrupt. the president had another four-letter word -- or four-word statement, not on my watch. one guy who said i want to give tax cuts to the best and well-off in our country, another president -- a different view, the president, i'm going to make sure kids who start going to college get tax credits and support so they can go to college. one person who said when it came to homeowners who were struggling to hold on, middle class who were trying to hold onto their home, let it bottom other. another view, by president obama, which was no we're going to help you try to refinance to hold onto your home. those are clear distinctions of philosophy. the president clearly understands the frustration the american people feel. "a," that the economy is not moving to the pace and the ability that it needs to. and he is working on that because his economy focussed on the middle class. "b," they are very frustrated with washington. and the determination of some to tear down policies rather than try to build up this country. and that to me is where the frustration is, both o
Sep 3, 2012 3:00pm PDT
? let detroit go bankrupt. we weren't going to let detroit go bankrupt or lordstown go bankrupt or toledo go bankrupt. i stood with american workers. i stood with american manufacturing. i believed in you. i bet on you. i'll make that bet any day of the week. and because of that bet three years later that bet is paying off for america. >> the president bet on america time and time again. and because of that, we're better off. case closed. joining me now is chairwoman of the democratic national committee, congresswoman debbie wasserman shultz. thanks for joining me tonight. >> thank you. great to be with you again. >> what does the president need to do this week? >> what we're doing this week unlike the invitation only corporate infused back room deal smoke filled room affair that we had in my home state last week put on by the republicans, here this week in charlotte we opened the week with a community festival. celebrating the carolinas and invited the public to participate in what would be the most inclusive community oriented nominating convention for a presidential candidate
Sep 3, 2012 6:00am EDT
's speech in detroit. we are told thieves obstetrical it from outside the hotel. the secret service will not say what was in the u-lawal but that it will not affect biden's visit. >> biden and president obama will join delegates and other leaders in charlotte later this week. in the next half hour we are live in charlotte with a preview of the most open convention in democratic convention history. stick with abc 7 because we will be at the convention. we will have reports during news at 5:00 6:00 and 11:00. >> democrats won't be the only ones trying to make a persuasive argument in charlotte. the romney campaign and republican national committee has set up a temporary headquarters it rebut democratic arguments. romney's running mate campaigns in north carolina today. romney is in new hampshire preparing for upcoming debates with obama. >> a maryland community honors a navy seal. patrick feeks arrives in edge water this morning. he will be laid to rest in arlington national cemetery. we have a live report from arlington with more on how the community will honor feek
Sep 6, 2012 9:00pm CDT
has always done best, we are making things again. i have met workers in detroit and toledo who never thought it would build another american car and today they cannot build them fast enough because we rebuilt an auto industry that is back on top i worked with business leaders who are bringing jobs back to america not because our workers make less pay but because we make better products. because we work harder and smarter than anyone else. i assigned trade agreements that are helping our companies sell more goods to millions of new customers stand with three proud words made in america. >> usa! usa! usa! >> and after a decade of decline in this country created over half a million manufacturing jobs in the last two and a half years and now you have a choice we can get more tax breaks to corporations that ship jobs overseas or we can start rewarding companies that open new plants and train new workers and create new jobs here in the united states of america. we can help big factories and small businesses double their exports and if we choose this past week and create 1 million new be
Sep 3, 2012 4:25am EDT
to let the american people see your tax returns. >> biden also headed to detroit to speak at the afl-cio rally on labor day. >>> checking more local headlines, police say a man drowned in a backyard pool in montgomery county t happened sunday afternoon at a house in durwood. investigators say the 59-year- old man had been doing yard work for several hours. family members noticed they hadn't seen him for a while. they saw his body in the pool. >>> the search continues for a gunman who shot a clerk at a prince george's county gas station after that clerk threw a chair at the would-be robber. the confrontation happened inside an exxon in the 7800 block of old sandy springs road in laurel saturday night. the clerk was shot in the upper arm and is expected to be okay. >>> this morning, the world marks the passing of a self- proclaimed messiah who founded a church known for its mass weddings and voice in the conservative movement. that is coming up next. >> also, president obama heads to louisiana in the wake of hurricane isaac to see the clean-up after the storm. we're back in a moment. 
Aug 31, 2012 10:30pm EDT
down here. >> speak a little slower and a little louder. >> i'm from detroit, michigan. my question is for anyone that wants to address this question. you kind of spoke about the consistency of just african americans being active in the political process of things of that nature and we make that almost sound like an issue of our generation when that's an issue of every generation. iment to know besides just saying how active we aren't in the process, how can we kind of keep people active all year round? >> well, what we've done actively, coming out of -- >> hold on a second. >> we recently had a conference called nacep. i forget the acronym but for student leaders and we had about 35 and we came together and built a coalition. and we now have a hbc unified registration drive. working together to get all the campuses registered. the thing about it is we are doing this in concert working under the radar so we haven't done press releases and talked to big news organizations because we're not interested in having the publicity. we're interested in getting the job done. there's some grea
Sep 7, 2012 9:00am EDT
workers in detroit and toledo who feared they would never build a another a american car. today they can not rebuild them fast enough because we reinvented an auto industry that is back on top of the world. [cheers] i have worked with business leaders who are bringing jobs back to a america not because our workers make less pay but because we make better products. because we work harder and smarter than anybody else. i signed trade agreements that are helping companies sell more goods to millions of customers. goods stamped with three proud words "made in america." [cheers] [ crowd chanting "usa!"] after a decade of decline, this country created over half of a million of manufacturing jobs in the last two and a half years. now you have a choice. we can get more tax breaks to corporations to ship jobs overseas or reconsider rewarding companies that create new jobs and train new workers here in the united states of america. [cheers and applause] we can help small businesses, double their exports. if we choose this path we can create 1 million new manufacturing jobs in the next four years.
Sep 7, 2012 6:00am PDT
that. >> uh-huh. and my attitude on detroit is we rebuilt that, and by we the government and business and workers together, and also -- i love all of the talk about bin laden. i think it is great. we saw the democrats taking back a lot of things the republicans have been pretending their own. fiscal responsibility honor for the military and family values. and all over twitter you have our right-wingers saying stop rubbing bin laden in our face -- >> stephanie: yeah, because the republicans wouldn't have mentioned it. you know they would never mentioned that if they had gotten him. >> oh yeah. >> stephanie: i loved john kerry's line, ask bin laden if he is better off than he was four years ago. >> john kerry was the rocky ford joke. that was dynamite. >> stephanie: here is more from the president. >> obama: we don't think the government can solve all of our problems, but we don't think the government is the source of all of our problems, any more than our welfare recipients or corporations, or unions, or immigrants, or gays or any other group we're told to blame f
Sep 6, 2012 9:00pm PDT
workers in detroit and toledo who feared they would never build another american car, and today they can't build them fast enough because we reinvented a dying auto industry that's back on top of the world. i've worked with business leaders who are bringing jobs back to america. not because our workers make less pay, but because we make better products. but because we work harder and smarter than anyone else. i sign trade agreements that are helping our companies sell more goods to millions of customers. goods that are stamped with three proud words, made in america. [ applause ] >> usa! usa! >> and after a decade of decline, this country created over half a million manufacturing jobs in the last 2 1/2 years. and now you have a choice. we can give more tax breaks to corporations that ship jobs overseas, or we can start rewarding companies that create new jobs here in the united states of america. we can help big factories and small businesses double their exports. and if we choose this path we can create a million new manufacturing jobs in the next four years. you can make that happen. y
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Sep 3, 2012 12:00pm PDT
biden's labor day trip to detroit stolen on sunday outside the cadillac hotel and found monday, today, in a parking lot three miles or as the wire service says, five kilometers away with no weapons on board. they declined to say if equipment was stolen. they are seeking
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Sep 5, 2012 1:00am PDT
president joe biden told workers in detroit. >> do you want to know whether we're better off? i have a bumper sticker for you. osama bin laden is dead and general motors is alive. osama bin laden is dead and general motors is alive. >> we know it what vice president biden thinks but what do americans think? are they better off? according to a poll a majority of likely voters say the nation is in worse condition now than september, 2008. only 31% say the nation is in better condition and 15 say about the same. and there is a ousy number. >> 46% believe mitt romney is going to win and is that that is triking to the fox news poll had 57-39 so voters like to back a winner. these voters we've seen michelle obama they want to make this a choice, not a referendum. >> you did a poll on job performance said based on job performance does the president deserve to be reelected? yes. 40%. no, 54%. that is more damaging than barack obama. >> and that is bad news for obama campaign. that is what democrats are nervous about that is that we didn't see a big bounce and that means mitt romney gave a go
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Sep 8, 2012 12:00am PDT
detroit go bankrupt. this president saved the american auto industry and it's coming back strong. >> the american auto industry is not just surviving, it's thriving. >> this is the president who saved the american auto industry from extinction. >> sean: what was never mentioned is that more than $25 billion in loans will never be repaid and $15 billion when you talk about gmac, meaning that you the taxpayer will be stuck with the bill. why did g.m. deserve the bailout? it's the unions. big labor has been a big supporter of the anointed one. this is the president, returning that favor. joining me to expose the untold story about the auto bailout, the author of the best sellir, number 1, obama's america. 2016, you are going to -- you are going to surpass al gore's, you know, what that was global warming fiasco. >> this is a big weekend for the film. "an inconvenient truth." that will be a very inconvenient truth for al gore. it will surpass his film and sicko and bowling for clum bine. >> sicko, that was the auto biography. >> self description. by monday, we will be the second most
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Sep 8, 2012 10:00am PDT
, and the intervention in detroit, and in the auto industry, look, we know that in fact, intervention was a loss for the american taxpayer, didn't create wealth as promised and two choices investors must make as well. should the government play a role, or one approaches it as hands off and actually letting the private sector create wealth for this country. >> jamie: last question, i only have 15 seconds. is there anything really that the fed hasn't tried? >> well, they are going to try more quantitative easing, and bonds, and interest rates, haven't had an impact so far. one impact it could have is inflation a few months or years down the line. >> jamie: the qe, 1, 2-- i tell kelly is sounds like a cruise. >> thanks so much jonathan hoenig, always great to have you here. >> thanks jame why. >> kelly: there are reports that tens of millions of americans have uncontrolled high blood pressure and don't know it. coming up, who is at risk? the doctor is in. you want to make sure it goes up and stays up. [ chirp ] with android apps, you get better quality control. so our test flights are less stressfu
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Sep 29, 2012 3:00pm PDT
. i keep reminding people of two elections one was michigan in 1990. the free press detroit news had polls taken out on governor ambulance char's campaign -- governor blanch's campaign, he lost. >> arthel: ron how important are the polls do voters pay attention? >> voters definitely pay attention to polls, they hear a lot about polls there's been a lot of media hype now it does matter for fundraising and it is a snapshot in time so it can be an indicator of which way the trend of the election is going on certain key messages that both candidates are trying to push. i don't want to put a lock, stock and barrel to every poll if you look over a trend line you can see patterns develop so they can adjust campaigns. >> arthel: you probably -- we are going final word and you did. debbie, if you get that doctorate, you will be dr. debbie gengel? >> at some point all going to be on polling. -- >> we'll check it out when it comes out. ron, thanks. >> thanks so much. >> rick: nice ring. >> all eyes will be on denver this coming wednesday night as president obama and governor romney face off in
Sep 6, 2012 7:00pm PDT
. we are making things again. i've met workers in detroit and toledo who feared they'd never build another american car. today they can't build them fast enough, because we reinvented a dying auto industry that's back on top of the world. i've worked with business leaders who are bringing jobs back to america, not because our workers make less pay, but because we make better products. because we work harder and smarter than anyone else. i signed trade agreements that are helping our companies sell more goods to millions of new customers. goods that are stamped with three proud words -- "made in america." [ cheers and applause ] [ crowd chanting "usa" ] and after a decade of decline, this country created over a half a million manufacturing jobs in the last two and a half years. now you have a choice. we can give more tax breaks to corporations that ship jobs overseas, or we can start rewarding companies that open new plants, and train new workers and create jobs here in the united states of america. [ cheers and applause ] we can help big factories and small businesses double their
Sep 3, 2012 9:00pm PDT
at home. detroit secret service says truck ran into equipment for vice president biden labor day visit. there was stolen. spokesperson for the agency tells us that the u-haul parked outside downtown hotel when ripped off. secret service says no weapons were taken but otherwise would not comment on what was inside naturally. now despite the loss biden attended campaign rallytor city. police are still searching for the truck. >>> police in florida release surveillance video today of robbery gone wrong. watch now. sitting with his back to the camera watching the front door odds are the security guard never expected this. 3 robbers rush in and just as quickly rush out amid a hail of bullet. one falls. he's hit but despite december fruit get out he crawls out leaving behind the gun and his shoes. now here's a different angle we can show. security guard reacts watch instantly. his gun is out and firing. he doesn't hesitate just keeps firing. happened overnight at internet cafe. guy who crawled out was arrested. other 2 are still on the run. police are hoping this video will lea
Sep 3, 2012 10:00am PDT
ago? >> vice president biden just now in detroit. >> folks, let me make something clear and say it to the press. america is better off today than they left us when they left. you want to know whether we're better off? i got a little bumper sticker for you. osama bin laden is dead and general motors is alive. osama bin laden is dead and general motors is alive. >> republicans have already started their counter offensive. >> 23 million people are out of work or stopped looking for work or underemployed. if you have a coach that's 0-23 million, you say it's time to get a new coach. >> paul ryan is shadowing the democrats here in north carolina, campaigning this hour across the state in greenville, where he will be speaking moments from now. >>> good day. i'm andrea mitchell live in charlotte. obviously these crowds are here for the democratic national convention. the big headline greeting them today is at dnc begins, romney gains. a new poll today shows that romney is now up by four, outside the margin of error, in a state the president won barely four years ago. joining me now to
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